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March 22, 2009

Slovakia’s Petra Majdic (C) reacts on the podium as the winner of the final of the Royal Castle FIS World Cup Cross Country Sprint in Stockholm, Sweden, March 18, 2009. Finland’s Aino Kaisa Saarinen (7) finished second and Sweden’s Anna Olsson (3) finished third. REUTERS/Bertil Ericson/Scanpix Sweden

Petra Majdic is not from slovakia! she’s from slovenia!! journalist please take a atlas in your hands and you will see that you are make a huge mistake!! Shame on you!! Go back to school!! I hope that you are going corect your mistake immediately!!

David from slovenia not slovakia :)

We corrected it. And yes, we do seem to confuse Slovakia and Slovenia way too often: GBU Editor

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Dear Editor

Just a quick question.

In relation to the excerpt:

“Defence Minister Ehud Barak responded to those accusations by repeating Israel’s description of its forces as the most moral in the world.”

does the journalist mean that Barak ACTUALLY SAID something like “the Israeli forces are the most moral in the world”

OR

this was an ironical and judgemental comment made by the journalist about a previous comment made by Barak???

In case Barak ACTUALLY SAID that, I believe it would be more appropriate to have his exact words in direct speech, in order to make clear who said what.

Regards,
Ibal

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